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Recipe: Learn To Make “The Chew” Chef Carla Hall’s Rustic Blueberry Tart

By   /  September 2, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

We adore chef Carla Hall around here! I had the chance to interview her over the summer, which was so much fun. She assured me that “The Chew” would be back before I knew it, and she was right! Everything chef Carla makes is delicious, and I have a feeling that the rustic blueberry tart […]

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Recipe: Learn How to Make “The Chew” Chef Mario Batali and Daphne Oz’s Almond Crusted Scallopini with Apples and Arugula

By   /  September 2, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

Doesn't "The Chew" chef Mario Batali's almond crusted scallopini with apples and arugula look amazing?! Be sure to watch the instructional videos below to learn how to make this delicious $10 Tuesday meal. Chris Powell Extreme Weight Loss, Candace Rose

“The Chew” is back and better than ever with new episodes! While I missed my favorite show these last few months, I was blessed to interview my one of my favorite chefs on the planet, Miss Carla Hall! She was such a pleasure to chat with, and she was right when she said “The Chew” would […]

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HGTV’s David Bromstad Talks Interior Design Trends, Coffee-Mate, Flipping The Block and GIVEAWAY!

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  Giveaway, Home, Home & Garden, Interview, Interviews, Life, Lifestyle, Reviews/Giveaways  /  No Comments

HGTV host David Bromstad dishes on his new show "Flipping The Block", hot interior design trends for fall and the Coffee-Mate bottles he designed! Don't forget to enter our giveaway.

Looking to update your home’s decor this fall? Interior designer and HGTV “Flipping The Block” host David Bromstad was kind enough to join me for an interview recently to dish on his favorite interior design trends this season, his new show “Flipping The Block” and his partnership with Coffee-Mate. For the chance to win one […]

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Recreate “Today’s” Natalie Morales Beautiful Home As Seen in “Better Homes and Gardens”

By   /  August 21, 2014  /  Celebrities, celebrity, Home, Home & Garden, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Last week I was browsing People.com when I spotted “Today” show co-host Natalie Morales beautiful home on the site! I fell in love instantly and let’s just say I have been impatiently waiting for my issue of “Better Homes and Gardens” magazine to arrive in my mailbox. Her home is absolutely gorgeous, it has the perfect mix of antique […]

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The Money Pit’s Tom Kraeutler Shares Energy Saving Home Improvement Tips

By   /  August 20, 2014  /  Eco Friendly, Home, Home & Garden, Interview, Interviews, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Labor Day weekend is only a few weeks away and while it might sound like fall is right around the corner, there is still plenty of summer heat to be had, especially here in Northern California. As much as I love summer, once it hits 95 to 100+ degrees I’d prefer to be inside the […]

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DIY Review: My New Girly Glam Bedroom Thanks to Valspar Reserve Paint!

By   /  August 15, 2014  /  Bedroom, Home, Home & Garden, Home Improvement, Life, Lifestyle, Review, Reviews/Giveaways  /  2 Comments

It's safe to say when Fred is happy, we're all happy! He is loving our new bedroom (I think a little too much!). Thank you to Valspar Reserve paint for giving "us" the opportunity to review your Churchill Hotel Ecru Reserve paint!

When Valspar Paint asked me to review their Valspar Reserve Paint I was ecstatic yet very scared. I was thrilled because I was inspired to paint my bedroom a cream color after seeing this photo a trillion times on Pinterest and scared because the closest I’ve ever come to DIY is spray paint. Last year […]

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Coveting Junk Gypsy and Pottery Barn Teen’s Boho Chic Home Decor Line

By   /  August 11, 2014  /  Decor, Home & Garden, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

I’ve been a Junk Gypsy fan for as long as I can remember. I first found out about them nearly 10 years ago when I spotted country music superstar Miranda Lambert wearing a Mama Tried shirt (inspired by Merle Haggard’s legendary song) in her first music video “Me and Charlie Talking”. I loved her style, and […]

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Create a Chic Glam Space with Emily & Meritt’s Pottery Barn Teen Collection

By   /  August 10, 2014  /  Home, Home & Garden, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Do you love Current/Elliott denim jeans? You may be surprised to learn that not only are Emily Current and Meritt Elliott talented fashion designers, but they’ve also collaborated with Pottery Barn Teen for two amazingly gorgeous glam home decor collections. I fell in love with Emily & Meritt’s first collection and the second certainly doesn’t disappoint […]

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20 Perfect Cream Upholstered and Tufted Headboards and Beds To Glam Up Your Elegant Bedroom!

By   /  August 10, 2014  /  Bedroom, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

PERFECTLY TAILORED Fairholm Upholstered Bed, Cream MR & MRS HOWARD

I’ve always loved upholstered and tufted headboards, but I think my current obsession started when I found a picture of an elegant cream bedroom on Lauren Conrad’s website a few years ago! I finally painted my bedroom this light color (I’ll be revealing photos this week) and hope to finally buy that perfect upholstered bedroom this year. Isn’t this elegant […]

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Have Your Design Questions Answered By Designer Genevieve Gorder and Enter To Win 2 Gallons of Valspar Reserve Paint

By   /  August 6, 2014  /  Do It Yourself, Giveaway, Home, Home & Garden, Home Improvement, Interior Designer, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

    Valspar Paint was kind enough to send me two gallons of paint for review recently, and I couldn’t be happier. I painted my bedroom, bought new bedding and now finishing up on my bedroom remodel which I can’t wait to share next week. I was so excited when I received an email from […]

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Obsessed with Gorgeous Anthropologie Bedding at 20% Off Sale August 5th!

By   /  August 5, 2014  /  Bedroom, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Lazbyones Rosette Quilt in Tuscan Pink. Anthropologie Bedding

My obsession with Anthropologie bedding is still as strong as ever! After five years I still adore their Lazybones Rosette bedding and dream of owning each and every boho chic duvet cover and print quilt my beloved store offers. Lucky for me and all of you who would love to own Anthropologie bedding at a discounted rate, […]

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Recipe: “The Chew’s” Clinton Kelly and Wendi McLendon-Covey Make Meatball Burgers!

By   /  August 1, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

Wendi McLendon-Covey is one of the most hilarious women in Hollywood. I loved her on Comedy Central’s “Reno 911″, the film “Bridesmaids” and now on “The Goldbergs”. She’s not only a great comedic actress, she’s a wonderful cook too! She joined Clinton Kelly on “The Chew” on May 23rd and they made meatball burgers. According to […]

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DIY: Sophie Uliano’s All Natural Bath Jelly As Seen On Hallmark’s “Home & Family”

By   /  July 30, 2014  /  Beauty, Do It Yourself, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Copyright 2014 Crown Media Family Networks/Photographer: Jeremy Lee

      On Monday July 28th, natural lifestyle expert Sophie Uliano shared her recipe for bath jelly on Hallmark’s “Home & Family”. Did you happen to catch the segment? I did, and it just looked like such a fun DIY project that you can complete the same day (I’m a little on the impatient side). The […]

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Recipe: Healthy No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake In Honor of National Cheesecake Day via The Daily Buzz

By   /  July 30, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

    Happy National Cheesecake Day! Cheesecakes are notorious for not being the healthiest of desserts, but I must admit, that’s never stopped me from digging into one of my favorite cakes on the planet. Give me a good cheesecake, especially topped with chocolate and I’m perfectly content. Today on “The Daily Buzz” my wish […]

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How To Save Money on Your Summer 2014 Utility Bill and Energy Efficiency Trends with Energy Expert Bobby DiFulgentiz

By   /  July 27, 2014  /  Home Improvement, Interview, Interviews, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

I was taught growing up to always make sure the air conditioner was off before we left the house in order to conserve energy and save money on our utility bill. It was something that was so ingrained in my mind that I still turn the AC off before I leave the house or at night once […]

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Recipe: Learn How To Make “The Chew” Chef Carla Hall’s Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie Pops

By   /  July 25, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

I’m the type of person who has to have chocolate in the house at all times. I can’t live without it, it’s my favorite addiction. Add some peanut butter to it and you’ve got the most perfect dessert in the world. Well, lucky for me (and all of you who are just as addicted to […]

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Recipe: Learn How To Make “The Chew” Co-Host Daphne Oz’s Grapefruit Mojito Mocktail!

By   /  July 24, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

      Every entertaining expert I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing over the last four years or so has always told me that the most important thing you must do when throwing a party is to have a signature cocktail/mocktail waiting for your guests when they walk through the door. Nearly everyone loves a […]

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Recipe: Learn To Make “The Chew’s” Daphne Oz and Clinton Kelly’s Thai Beef Stir Fry with Mango Carrot Salad!

By   /  July 24, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

If you’d love to learn to make a delicious Thai dinner just in time for your dinner date this weekend, you’re in luck! With ABC’s “The Chew” on hiatus this summer, they’re dishing their favorite recipes and top episodes of the season this summer. Today’s episode originally aired on March 27th, and I’m so glad […]

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Video: Learn To Make “The Chew” Chef Michael Symon’s Easy Chicken Schnitzel

By   /  July 24, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

As someone who is always on the go, it can be really difficult to set enough time in the day to make a delicious home cooked meal, especially one that’s healthy! Do you struggle with this as well? If you follow my blog, you know that I absolutely love “The Chew” and feature their recipes […]

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Recipe: Learn To Make Chef Ryan Scott’s Chicken Sloppy Joes with White Cheddar Fondue and Roasted Tomatoes On “The Chew”

By   /  July 24, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

Looking for a great sloppy joe recipe? Look no further than “The Chew”! Chef Ryan Scott was on the show March 26th during their fried chicken week and dished his absolutely amazing chicken sloppy joes with white cheddar fondue and roasted tomatoes recipe. Is your mouth watering? Mine is too! Be sure to watch the […]

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Recipe: Learn To Make “The Chew” Chef Carla Hall’s Cheddar Apple Crumble Bar

By   /  July 22, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

This summer “The Chew” is featuring some of their top shows of the season while they’re on hiatus, and today it’s all about sweet and salty dishes. The episode originally aired on March 25th when chef Carla Hall and her co-hosts were joined by Community star Gillian Jacobs who helped Carla make her cheddar apple crumble bar recipe. Doesn’t […]

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Recipe: Learn To Make Chicago’s Honey Butter Fried Chicken As Seen On “The Chew”

By   /  July 22, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe, Restaurant  /  No Comments

This summer “The Chew” is featuring some of their favorite recipes from the 2013-2014 season and we’re excited to share them with you! This week is fried chicken week, and on today’s show (it originally aired on March 25th) they shared Chicago’s famous Honey Butter Fried Chicken restaurant’s Honey Butter Fried Chicken made by owners Josh and Christine!   […]

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Recipe: Learn To Make “The Chew” Chef Mario Batali’s Savory Broccoli Beignets

By   /  July 21, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle, Recipe  /  No Comments

If you’re on the hunt for the perfect vegetarian snack or perhaps next Monday’s meatless Monday dish, Mario Batali has the recipe for you! Over the summer, “The Chew” will be featuring some of their top recipes this season, and on today’s show they replayed chef Mario’s Savory Broccoli Beignets! These delicious deep fried snacks are […]

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Video: Sean Brock’s Husk Fried Chicken As Seen On “The Chew”!

By   /  July 21, 2014  /  Food and Drink, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

“The Chew” might be on hiatus the next few months, but that doesn’t mean we won’t be sharing some of their top recipes from this past season over the summer! On today’s show they kicked off fried chicken week and we’re excited to share video of Sean Brock of Husk in Charleston preparing his famous Husk […]

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36 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Home Decor, Bedding, Bath and Kitchen Must haves

By   /  July 20, 2014  /  Home, Home & Garden, Life, Lifestyle  /  No Comments

Blissliving Home 'Chanda' Duvet Set in Cream. Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

When it comes to the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale, typically we tend to think about clothing for women, men and children, but home decor is on sale as well. There are so many fabulous items from duvet covers to sequin pillows to bath towels, fun wall hangings, picture frames and more! This weekend I’ve been sharing […]

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